1923 - 2004
Yakov Basov was a creative visual artist, Yakov Basov, born in 1923, died in 2004. Also born in 1923 and of this same generation are Adi Beiler, Esias Bosch, Joan Bell-Irving, Fernando De Azevedo, and Joanasi Audlak.
Further Biographical Context for Yakov Basov
Born in 1923, Yakov Basov was primarily influenced by the 1930s growing up. The period of the 1930s is epitomised by the clashing of many political ideologies, including Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. Surrealism continued to dominate in Europe, and had influence internationally. Artists such as Frida Kahlo and Diego Riviera in Mexico, worked to integrate the ideas posed by Surrealism into their revolutionary political ideologies, developing a new kind of magic realism.